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Pete's Dragon was re-issued on VHS in 1991, followed by more re-releases as a Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection title from 1994 through 1999.

Synopsis

1991 VHS

Disney's film magicians have created a heartwarming musical with something for everyone -- tender love songs, rousing dances, thrilling plot twists, and a loable animated dragon named Elliott! As the one and only friend of a young orphan named Pete, Elliott can also be a big problem. His knack for flying and disappearing at will continually gets Pete into trouble. But when the town tries to capture Elliott, the dragon's ability to breathe fire could well save the day in this enchanting magical mix of live-action and brilliant Disney animation!

1994-1999 VHS

A heartwarming musical adventure about the friendship between a young boy ans his invisble pet, Pete's Dragon casts a magical spell with thrilling plots twists and a delightful blend of live action and enchanting Disney animation! Pete, a young orphan, flees from his cruel guardians to a Maine fishing town with a loveable but michievous dragon named Elliott - his one true friend! Fortunately for Pete, they are taken in by a kind lighthouse keeper, Nora (Helen Reddy) and her father (Mickey Rooney). But Elliott's flair for flying and disappearing at will continually gets Pete into trouble. The adventure heats up when the townsfolk try to capture Elliott for thie own gain -- only to discover that a fire-breating dragon may be the only solution to an unexpected problem! Now you can capture Pete's Dragon for your very own when you bring home this wonderful Disney classic filled with memorable songs, rousing dances, and splendid storytelling!

Supplements

1991 VHS

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BVWD FBI Warning Screen 3a1 Disney Red Warning (1984) Remake Walt Disney Home Video (1986)

1994 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1991-1997) September 7, 1991
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo (1986-2001)
Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo (1994-1999)
October 14, 1986 (Version 1)
October 28, 1994 (Version 2)
3 "Now Available on Videocassette" (1992-1995) August 13, 1993
4 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster October 28, 1994
5 "Feature Presentation" (1992-1999) April 10, 1992
6 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
7 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

1994 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1991-1997) September 7, 1991
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo (1994-1999) October 28, 1994
3 "Now on Videocassette" (1992-1999) October 28, 1994
4 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo October 28, 1994
5 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster October 28, 1994
6 Walt Disney Family Film Collection promo October 28, 1994
7 "Feature Presentation" (1992-1999) April 10, 1992
8 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
9 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

1995 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1991-1997) September 7, 1991
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection Classics logo (1994-1999) October 28, 1994
3 "Now Available to Own on Videocassette" (1994-1998) October 19, 1994
4 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo September 6, 1995
5 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster October 28, 1994
6 Promo for the Walt Disney Family Film Collection October 28, 1994
7 "Feature Presentation" (1994-2000) October 19, 1994
8 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
9 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

1996 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1991-1997) September 7, 1991
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo (1994-1999) October 28, 1994
3 "Now Available on Videocassette" (1994-1999) October 19, 1994
4 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo February 28, 1996
5 Walt Disney Family Film Collection promo February 28, 1996
6 "Coming Soon to Own on Videocassette" (1994-1998) October 19, 1994
7 Video preview for Aladdin and the King of Thieves January 9, 1996
8 "Feature Presentation" (1994-2000) October 19, 1994
9 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
10 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

1997 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1991-1997) September 7, 1991
2 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo (1994-1999) October 28, 1994
3 "Coming Soon to Own on Videocassette" (1994-1998) October 19, 1994
4 Trailer for Jungle 2 Jungle July 15, 1997
5 "Now Available from Disney Interactive" (1994-1999) October 19, 1994
6 Promo for Disney's Animated Storybook: 101 Dalmatians November 27, 1996
7 "Feature Presentation" (1994-2000) October 19, 1994
8 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
9 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

1998 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1997-2000) October 21, 1997
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo (1992-2001) March 5, 1992
3 "Now Available to Own on Videocassette" (1994-1998) October 19, 1994
4 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo March 31, 1998
5 "Coming Soon to Own on Videocassette" (1994-1998) October 19, 1994
6 Video preview for Melody Time March 3, 1998
7 Video preview for The Spirit of Mickey March 31, 1998
8 Trailer for The Brave Little Toaster Goes to Mars March 3, 1998
9 Trailer for Kiki's Delivery Service March 31, 1998
10 "Feature Presentation" (1994-2000) October 19, 1994
11 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
12 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

1999 VHS

Video Creation date
1 Green warning screens (1991-1997) October 21, 1997
2 Walt Disney Home Video logo (1992-2001) March 5, 1992
3 "Now Available to Own on Videocassette" (1998-2000) August 4, 1998
4 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection promo July 14, 1998
5 "Coming Soon to Own on Videocassette" (1998-2000) August 4, 1998
6 Trailer for Madeline: Lost in Paris March 9, 1999
7 "Feature Presentation" (1992-1999) April 10, 1992
8 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection logo (1994-1999) October 28, 1994
9 Full Screen Format Disclaimer (1994-2000) January 22, 1994
10 Pete's Dragon November 3, 1977

Advertised on:

1994 VHS

  1. All 9 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection titles from 1994-1996
  2. All Walt Disney Family Film Collection titles

1995 VHS

  1. A Goofy Movie (1995 VHS)
  2. Cinderella (1995 VHS)

1996 VHS

  1. Pocahontas (1996 VHS)
  2. The Many Adventures of Winnie the Pooh (1996 VHS)
  3. All 9 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection titles from 1994-1996

1997 VHS

  1. Mary Poppins (1997-1999 VHS/DVD)

1998 VHS

  1. All 6 Walt Disney Masterpiece Collection titles from 1997-1999
  2. Walt Disney Film Classics: The Don Knotts Collection
  3. Melody Time (1998 VHS)
  4. The Spirit of Mickey
  5. Lady and the Tramp (1998 VHS)
  6. 101 Dalmatians (1999 VHS)

Television broadcasts

Pete's Dragon once aired on the Disney Channel on April 15, 1994. It later rebroadcasted there a few times from November 12, 1995 to January 7, 1996, and more frequently from December 7, 1996 to February 6, 2000.

Weblinks

Official

Merchandising

  • VHS (Amazon.com)
  • VHS (Amazon.co.uk)

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